'Basil- Genovese' seeds
- Annual 60cm
- Culinary herb
- Italian pesto variety
Aromatic annual growing to 60cm. Large fragrant green leaves. The best variety for making pesto. Can be grown in containers. Can be used fresh or dried.
Seeds per gram: 700
Product code: C1-02
Best Months to Sow
Quick Sowing Guide
|Method||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|Season||Spring and summer|
|Germination||5-10 days @ 18-35°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle||Frost tender Annual|
|Position||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days Until Maturity||60-80 days|
*Notes: Pick regularly to encourage more growth. Keep well watered. Remove flower buds as soon as they appear for continued leaf growth. Protect from aphids, slugs and snails.
How To Grow
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We do not deliver overseas.
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|Order contains:||Delivery options:||Delivery cost per order|
|VIC, NSW, ACT, QLD, TAS, SA, NT||WA|
|Small seed packets ONLY -||Economy Delivery||$3.00 or FREE on orders over $25||$5|
|Parcel Delivery||Capped rate of $8.99|
BULK seed, garden supplies, tools, or accessories -
Capped rate of $8.99
|Starting from $15.00
(Calculated by weight)
|Live Plants -||Live plants||Capped rate of $10.00|
*All orders sent to Western Australia are subject to mandatory inspection and fees by Quarantine WA. These fees are included in all shipping costs above.
**We will replace all orders that are lost or damaged in transit however we will not replace or refund orders simply because they were delivered later than estimated. Full details here.
Ratings & Reviews
Basil- Genovesewell. great basil flavor. and big leaves :) planting those for 3 yrs now:)
Just Keeps GivingSplendid
EasyEasy and quick growing. Love it!
pestoi just use this for pesto no complaints grew okay
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